2018-12-27

Coats drive helps to keep foster youths warm

‘Snow’ in the forecast

Lydia Gable Realty Group with Compass and Rick Winters of Winters Financial Group Inc. will host the ninth annual Coats for Casa Pacifica charity event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sat., Jan. 12 at Three Springs Park, 3000 Three Springs Drive, Westlake Village. The coat drive will have 30 tons of snow for sledding and playing as well as […]

Ride to the Rose Parade

The City of Agoura Hills Department of Community Services will host a trip to the Pasadena Rose Parade on Tues., Jan. 1. The 129th annual Rose Parade theme is “The Melody of Life.” The grand marshal is Chaka Khan. The bus will leave from the Agoura Hills Civic Center, 30001 Ladyface Court, at 6 a.m. and return at approximately 2 […]

Call for student artists

The Arts Council of Conejo Valley invites student artists to enter the Hang with the Best 2019 show. Students in grades six through 12 in the greater Conejo Valley are eligible to enter. Hang With the Best will run from Jan. 11 through Feb. 13 in the Galleria at Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks. […]

At the library

The Calabasas Library at 200 Civic Center Way will offer these free events in January. For more information, call the library at (818) 225-7616 or go to calabasaslibrary.org. The library will be closed Tues., Jan. 1; Sat., Jan. 19; and Sun., Jan. 20. Study Buddies and Peer Counseling are cancelled Tues., Jan. 1 and Thurs., Jan. 3. These two programs […]

Girl Scout goes for gold

WELL READ—Caelyn Pender of Westlake High School earns her Girl Scout Gold Award by building a book nook at Banyan Elementary School in T.O. where children can borrow and share books. She also created a book club at the school to help kids catch up on their reading skills.

Clubs remember key people at year’s end

SUPPORTERS—The Boys & Girls Clubs look back on 2018 as a year in which several key individuals made an impact on the organization and community. Crystal Naone, right, gives the club’s 2018 main honoree award to Tom and Shelley Schlender at the clubs’ fall gala. Naone is the CEO and president of Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Conejo Valley.

Calendar

THURS., JAN. 3 Goebel Stamp Club 6:30 p.m. at Goebel Adult Community Center, 1385 E. Janss Road, T.O. Show and tell plus a new program. Contact: Jeff Goldstein. Phone: 805.358.6162. Business-Professional Women Conejo Valley 7 p.m. at Brent’s Deli, 2799 Townsgate Road, Westlake. Lydia Steadman reviews “The history of BPW.” RSVP requested. Contact: Lydia Steadman. Phone: 818.889.4953. SUN., JAN. 6 […]

Target to pay $7.4 million in damages

Retail company put electronic waste in regular trash bins


Retail giant Target has been ordered to pay $7.4 million in a statewide settlement related to the improper handling and disposal of hazardous waste, the Ventura County district attorney’s office announced earlier this month. Between 2012 and 2016, Target stores in California improperly dumped electronics, batteries, aerosol cans and fluorescent light bulbs in landfills in violation of state law and […]

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